Vase

French (Nancy)
about 1890
Daum


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

17.14 x 12.06 cm (6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.742

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Free-blown glass, bulbous base of translucent, green-painted glass decorated with red seaweed and orange and black enamelled lobsters and fish. Base rises to flaring round top decorated with red vertical stripes, with etched kelp and other seas vegetation.

Signed

"Daum / [Cross of Lorraine] Nancy" in gold on underside of base.

Provenance

1982, anonymous year-end gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Herman and Dorothea Deutsch Nee Gradenwitz